Space technology of the future

• Space technology of the future

Every year in the days of April, celebrating the Day of Cosmonautics, we traditionally look to the past, remembering the first orbital flight of Yuri Gagarin. However, the future of man in space, deserves no less attention, so we offer you an overview of space equipment, which is in the process of development or improvement.

Space technology of the future

The automatic cruise missile X-51A Waverider, which can reach speeds of 7, 5 thousand kilometers per hour.

Space technology of the future

The new heavy launch vehicle, NASA Space Launch System developed for the delivery of astronauts on the Moon, asteroids, and in a more distant future, perhaps to Mars. Computer graphics.

Space technology of the future

The demonstration of an inflatable housing module Bigelow Expandable Activity Module at a briefing for the media in Las Vegas, January 16, 2013.

Space technology of the future

The stage of the launch vehicle Falcon 9 SpaceX company successfully landed on the platform in the Atlantic Ocean 300 km off the coast of Florida, USA, April 8, 2016.

Space technology of the future

Test solid rocket motor launcher Space Launch System based company Orbital ATK in Promontory, Utah, USA, March 11, 2015.

Space technology of the future

The prototype space plane Dream Chaser Sierra Nevada Corporation Company prior to testing in the Flight Research Center named Armstrong to the territory of the United States Air Force Air Base Edwards, California, August 2, 2013.

Space technology of the future

Space robot prototype, equipped with a smartphone Smart SPHERES.

Space technology of the future

The device GROVER NASA, designed to study the ice cover at the research station Upper Camp in Greenland, May 10, 2013.

Space technology of the future

The aircraft carrier White Knight Two in the hangar aerospace test center Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California, USA, November 4, 2014.

Space technology of the future

The spacecraft "Cassini" flies over the surface of Saturn - Enceladus. Computer graphics.

Space technology of the future

Launching UAV Crew Dragon company SpaceX with the pad 40 on the US Air Force base at Cape Canaveral, Florida, May 6, 2015.

Space technology of the future

Spacecraft Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer above the lunar surface. Computer graphics.

Space technology of the future

Preparation of carrier rocket improved Falcon 9 SpaceX to launch the company on the Air Force Base Vandenberg in California, USA, September 27, 2013.

Space technology of the future

Experts set the heat shield of the spacecraft 'Orion "at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA.

Space technology of the future

The test Robonaut 2, the first humanoid robot in space, in the module "Destiny" of the International Space Station, January 2, 2013.

Space technology of the future

A scale model of a supersonic aircraft Boeing unit, which is in the process of creation.

Space technology of the future

An unmanned space shuttle Boeing X-37.

Space technology of the future

Mars Science Laboratory (MNL) is close to Mars. Computer graphics. Rover "Kyuriositi" was inside the aerodynamic capsule MNL.

Space technology of the future

Argentine aerospace engineer Pablo de Leon (Pablo de Leon) is testing the NDX-1 space suit designed for possible future work on Mars, at the Antarctic station Marambio, March 13, 2011.